This certification covers the basic principles of pharmacovigilance, especially its practical use, and is intended for all health care occupations dealing with medicines, such as caregivers, nurses, or pharmacists.

PV Awareness for HCPs Prerequisites:

All mandatory prerequisites checked prior to the admission to the certification process via CV screening:

  • Healthcare professional occupation (or students)

As the test is conducted online and available only in English, we also recommend the following:

  • Basic working proficiency in English
  • Computer literacy

PV Awareness for HCPs Knowledge:

The candidate's general and specific knowledge is evaluated via an online AI proctored multiple-choice test covering these areas:

  • Pharmacovigilance definition and objectives
  • Stakeholders in pharmacovigilance
  • Safety monitoring of medicinal products
  • Collecting high quality ADR reports 
  • Essential PV communication
  • Safety of medicines in public health programs

About the Certification process:

  • Number of questions: 30
  • Length: 60 minutes
  • Score needed to pass: 80%
  • Number of attempts: 3
  • Price: 50 EUR 37 EUR (market launch price, limited offer)


Register here - Competency Standard - Study Guide